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By Captain Tom McKeown USN,John Fraim

After strive against responsibility in Vietnam and assignments around the globe, Captain Thomas J. McKeown of the USA army idea clash was once at the back of him. His present post—a Pentagon table job—offered an opportunity to spend time along with his relatives. An pressing new project replaced everything.

McKeown is shipped to the oldest US naval base in Europe, in Londonderry, Northern eire. His public project is to shut the bottom and switch it over to the Queen, who could ascertain its destiny. honestly, Londonderry’s destiny is already decided.

McKeown’s orders are to move the bottom to the British Army—an act anticipated to enrage IRA contributors lively in Londonderry. Public wisdom of the choice might placed either army body of workers and base estate prone to terrorist attack.

As McKeown strikes his exhausting project ahead, he learns to like the folks of Londonderry at the same time he rediscovers his personal Irish Catholic history. At domestic, he needs to deal with a relations bored with army life.

When be aware of the move leaks out, the IRA circulate to assault the bottom. How McKeown responds to this danger will ensure the good fortune of his mission—and the protection of these lower than his command.

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